February 11, 2016

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Elyria police investigate cluster of break-ins on Loyola Drive

ELYRIA — Three break-ins were reported Friday on Loyola Drive, according to Elyria police reports. In the cases, suspects entered homes through the man doors of garages or rummaged through vehicles. A man who lives on the 100 block of Loyola Drive told police someone entered his home through his garage’s man door and stole Read More…

Man pleads guilty to rape of 4-year-old girl

ELYRIA — A Lorain man who was caught in the act of raping a 4-year-old girl by the victim’s father took a plea deal Monday that will spare him a life prison term. Shawn Easton II, 20, pleaded guilty to rape and gross sexual imposition charges during a brief hearing before Lorain County Common Pleas Read More…

Police log for Jan. 31, 2012

Elyria police Friday, Jan. 27 11:30 p.m. — 900 Lorain Blvd., police asked to search a room at the Super 8 motel after a report of people transporting a large amount of drugs and find only glass stems used to smoke crack cocaine. The occupants of the room were asked to leave by motel management. Read More…

Elyria Council looks at rental registry

ELYRIA — The landlord registration program City Council has on its plate for the new year is getting pushed back a little to let a task force of homeowners, residents and landlords come together to discuss ways of crafting a ordinance that is fair to all. Monday night during the Community Development Committee meeting Councilman Read More…

Police log for Jan. 30, 2012

Elyria police Friday, Jan. 27 9:53 a.m. — 200 Bath St., copper and other metal taken from apartment units. Saturday, Jan. 28 2:45 a.m. — 200 Warren Ave., Carey R. Roddy, 42, Elyria, charged with assault after a man was punched in the parking lot at Chris’s Place on Clark Street after he reportedly tried Read More…

Boys basketball: Avon leans on defense to edge Elyria Catholic

Chris Sweeney The Chronicle-Telegram ELYRIA — Elyria Catholic had the ball, down one, with less than a minute left. Forty-seven seconds and a timeout later, the Panthers still couldn’t create a shot against a smothering Avon defense, turning the ball over when Cory Strasko’s entry pass was batted away and rolled right between Jeremy Holley’s Read More…

Boys basketball: Anthoni Horton is Mr. Big in Elyria’s win over Valley Forge

ELYRIA — Anthoni Horton had to feel like the big man on campus Friday night. Or at least the big man on Elyria’s basketball floor. The 6-foot-4 senior is used to battling opponents taller and bigger than he is, but Friday, Horton found himself as the “big guy” for the Pioneers — scoring 20 points Read More…

LCCC to host White House officials’ summit

ELYRIA — Senior White House officials will visit Lorain County Community College for a summit with Hispanic leaders and community members next month. More than a dozen such meetings, including the one scheduled for Feb. 18 in Elyria, are planned throughout the country and will tackle topics ranging from jobs and the economy to education, Read More…

Flood warning in effect for Black River

A flood warning is in effect for the Black River in Elyria, according to the National Weather Service. According to the National Weather Service, the Black River was at 10.2 feet at 9 this morning. Flood stage is 9.5 feet. Minor flooding is occuring and more minor flooding is forecast. The river is expected to Read More…

Police log for Jan. 27, 2012

Elyria police Tuesday, Jan. 24 10:16 a.m. — 300 block Brandtson Ave., a woman reported someone cut two screens on her window, but did not gain entry because the windows were locked. 11:01 a.m. — 300 block East Ave., Michael Stone, 31, 100 block Bohannon Court, charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. 1:03 Read More…